Life Links


“Life Links” is a new multimedia documentary on Deutsche Welle.
This movie is a small collage of “Life Links” graphic design content.

Life Links’ viewers help develop the program from episode to episode with an emphasis on multimedia presentation throughout the project. The search for topics, research, production and broadcast at Life Links are all interactive processes that come together Users can tell their own stories and vote for issues they’d like to see covered in the show. DW reporters call upon followers on Twitter and Facebook to help them with research, and they take up users’ questions. Via mobile reporting, users are involved on site during filming. Using social media and the Life Links website, reporters present articles, images, audio and video of their encounters with those featured in the show.


art direction, design & animaiton:
Sven Windszus

creative direction:
Holger Zeh

interface design:
Philipp Gellenthin